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400 Metres - women - senior - outdoor

All time best

Rank Mark Competitor DOB Nat Pos Venue Date
1 47.60 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Canberra 06 OCT 1985
2 47.99 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
48.16 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Athína 08 SEP 1982
48.16 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Praha 16 AUG 1984
48.22 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Stuttgart 28 AUG 1986
3 48.25 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
48.26 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Dresden 27 JUL 1984
4 48.27 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 UKR UKR 2 Canberra 06 OCT 1985
48.45 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Praha 23 JUL 1983
5 48.59 Tatána Kocembová 2 MAY 1962 TCH TCH 2 Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
48.60 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Torino 04 AUG 1979
48.60 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 URS URS 1 Moskva 17 AUG 1985
48.61 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Roma 06 SEP 1981
6 48.63 Cathy Freeman 16 FEB 1973 AUS AUS 2 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
48.65 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 URS URS 1 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 26 SEP 1988
7 48.70 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 16 SEP 2006
48.73 Tatána Kocembová 2 MAY 1962 TCH TCH 2 Praha 16 AUG 1984
48.77 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Karl-Marx-Stadt 09 JUL 1982
48.82 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Praha 23 JUN 1983
8 48.83 Valerie Brisco-Hooks 6 JUL 1960 USA USA 1 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG 1984
48.83 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1 Barcelona 05 AUG 1992
48.83 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Bruxelles 04 SEP 2009
48.85 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 2 Athína 08 SEP 1982
48.86 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Zürich 18 AUG 1982
48.86 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Erfurt 02 JUN 1984
48.87 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Bruxelles 27 AUG 1982
48.88 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Moskva 28 JUL 1980
48.89 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Potsdam 29 JUL 1979
48.89 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Berlin 15 JUL 1984
9 48.89 Ana Guevara 4 MAR 1977 MEX MEX 1 Paris Saint-Denis (Stade de France) 27 AUG 2003
48.92 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Zürich 19 AUG 2005
48.94 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Praha 31 AUG 1978
48.94 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Zürich 28 AUG 2009
48.96 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 URS URS 1 Leningrad 03 AUG 1985
48.97 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Montréal 26 AUG 1979
48.97 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Berlin 22 SEP 1985
48.98 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 UKR UKR 1 Kyiv 22 JUN 1984
49.00 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 18 AUG 2009
49.01 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Köln 23 AUG 1981
49.02 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Rieti 02 SEP 1984
49.03 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Potsdam 19 AUG 1978
49.03 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Praha 10 JUL 1982
10 49.05 Chandra Cheeseborough 16 JAN 1959 USA USA 2 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG 1984
49.05 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 UKR UKR 2 Barcelona 05 AUG 1992
49.05 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 London (CP) 28 JUL 2006
11 49.07 Tonique Williams-Darling 17 JAN 1976 BAH BAH 1 Berlin 12 SEP 2004
12 49.10 Falilat Ogunkoya 12 MAY 1968 NGR NGR 3 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
13 49.11 Olga V. Nazarova 1 JUN 1965 URS URS 1sf1 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 25 SEP 1988
49.11 Cathy Freeman 16 FEB 1973 AUS AUS 1 Sydney 25 SEP 2000
49.11 Ana Guevara 4 MAR 1977 MEX MEX 1 Zürich 15 AUG 2003
49.13 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1 Tokyo 27 AUG 1991
49.15 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Erfurt 18 MAY 1980
49.15 Tonique Williams-Darling 17 JAN 1976 BAH BAH 1 Paris Saint-Denis 23 JUL 2004
49.16 Ana Guevara 4 MAR 1977 MEX MEX 1 Zürich 16 AUG 2002
14 49.16 Antonina Krivoshapka 21 JUL 1987 RUS RUS 1 Cheboksary 05 JUL 2012
49.17 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Frankfurt 05 JUL 1981
49.17 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 10 SEP 1986
49.18 Olga Vladykina-Bryzgina 30 JUN 1963 UKR UKR 1 Tokyo 21 SEP 1985
49.18 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1 Monaco 10 AUG 1996
49.19 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Leipzig 02 JUL 1978
15 49.19 Mariya Kulchunova-Pinigina 9 FEB 1958 URS URS 3 Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
49.19 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1sf2 Atlanta, GA 28 JUL 1996
49.23 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Praha 19 JUN 1981
49.23 Tatána Kocembová 2 MAY 1962 TCH TCH 1 Oslo 23 AUG 1983
49.23 Tatána Kocembová 2 MAY 1962 TCH TCH 1 Budapest 20 AUG 1984
49.23 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1r1 Oslo (Bislett) 03 JUL 2009
16 49.24 Sabine Busch 21 NOV 1962 GDR GDR 2 Erfurt 02 JUN 1984
49.24 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Dresden 16 AUG 1986
49.25 Jarmila Kratochvílová 26 JAN 1951 TCH TCH 1 Luxembourg 08 JUL 1984
49.25 Ana Guevara 4 MAR 1977 MEX MEX 1 Monaco 19 JUL 2002
49.25 Tonique Williams-Darling 17 JAN 1976 BAH BAH 1 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 02 JUL 2004
49.25 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Stuttgart 10 SEP 2006
49.27 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 2 Roma 06 SEP 1981
49.27 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Indianapolis, IN 24 JUN 2006
49.27 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Berlin 16 SEP 2007
49.27 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Stuttgart 23 SEP 2007
17 49.28 Irena Szewinska 24 MAY 1946 POL POL 1 Montréal (Olympic Stadium) 29 JUL 1976
49.28 Chandra Cheeseborough 16 JAN 1959 USA USA 1 Los Angeles, CA 19 JUN 1984
49.28 Marita Koch 18 FEB 1957 GDR GDR 1 Bruxelles 05 SEP 1986
49.28 Marie-José Pérec 9 MAY 1968 FRA FRA 1 Göteborg (Ullevi Stadium) 08 AUG 1995
17 49.28 Pauline Davis-Thompson 9 JUL 1966 BAH BAH 4 Atlanta, GA 29 JUL 1996
49.28 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Carson, CA 25 JUN 2005
49.28 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Eugene, OR 24 JUN 2012
17 49.28 Yulia Gushchina 4 MAR 1983 RUS RUS 2 Cheboksary 05 JUL 2012
20 49.29 Charity Opara 20 MAY 1972 NGR NGR 1 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 14 JUL 1998
49.29 Sanya Richards-Ross 26 FEB 1985 USA USA 1 Bruxelles 14 SEP 2007
49.29 Antonina Krivoshapka 21 JUL 1987 RUS RUS 1sf1 Cheboksary 23 JUL 2009
49.30 Tatána Kocembová 2 MAY 1962 TCH TCH 1 Paris 04 SEP 1984
21 49.30 Petra Schersing 18 JUL 1965 GDR GDR 1 Jena 03 JUN 1988
21 49.30 Lorraine Fenton 8 SEP 1973 JAM JAM 2 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 19 JUL 2002
49.30 Tonique Williams-Darling 17 JAN 1976 BAH BAH 2 Zürich 19 AUG 2005
23 49.32 Shericka Williams 17 SEP 1985 JAM JAM 2 Berlin (Olympiastadion) 18 AUG 2009
24 49.33 Amantle Montsho 4 JUL 1983 BOT BOT 1 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 19 JUL 2013
25 49.35 Anastasiya Kapachinskaya 21 NOV 1979 RUS RUS 1 Cheboksary 22 JUL 2011
26 49.40 Jearl Miles Clark 4 SEP 1966 USA USA 1 Indianapolis, IN 14 JUN 1997
27 49.41 Christine Ohuruogu 17 MAY 1984 GBR GBR 1 Moskva (Luzhniki) 12 AUG 2013
28 49.42 Grit Breuer 16 FEB 1972 GER GER 2 Tokyo 27 AUG 1991
29 49.43 Kathy Smallwood-Cook 3 MAY 1960 GBR GBR 3 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG 1984
29 49.43 A Fatima Yusuf 2 MAY 1971 NGR NGR 1 Harare 15 SEP 1995
31 49.47 Aelita Yurchenko 1 JAN 1965 URS URS 2 Moskva 04 SEP 1988
32 49.48 Francena McCorory 20 OCT 1988 USA USA 1 Sacramento, CA 28 JUN 2014
33 49.49 Olga Zaytseva 10 NOV 1984 RUS RUS 1 Tula, RUS 16 JUL 2006
34 49.53 Vania Stambolova 28 NOV 1983 BUL BUL 1 Rieti 27 AUG 2006
35 49.56 Bärbel Wöckel 21 MAR 1955 GDR GDR 1 Erfurt 30 MAY 1982
35 49.56 Monique Hennagan 26 MAY 1976 USA USA 1 Sacramento, CA 17 JUL 2004
37 49.57 Grace Jackson 14 JUN 1961 JAM JAM 1 Nice 10 JUL 1988
38 49.58 Dagmar Rübsam-Neubauer 3 JUN 1962 GDR GDR 3 Erfurt 02 JUN 1984
39 49.59 Marion Jones 12 OCT 1975 USA USA 1r2 Walnut, CA 16 APR 2000
39 49.59 Katharine Merry 21 SEP 1974 GBR GBR 1 Athína 11 JUN 2001
39 49.59 Allyson Felix 18 NOV 1985 USA USA 2 Daegu 29 AUG 2011
42 49.61 Ana Fidelia Quirot 23 MAR 1963 CUB CUB 1 La Habana 05 AUG 1991
43 49.63 Novlene Williams-Mills 26 APR 1982 JAM JAM 1r2 Shanghai 23 SEP 2006
44 49.64 Gwen Torrence 12 JUN 1965 USA USA 2 Nice 15 JUL 1992
44 49.64 Ximena Restrepo 10 MAR 1969 COL COL 3 Barcelona 05 AUG 1992
44 49.64 Deedee Trotter 8 DEC 1982 USA USA 1 Indianapolis, IN 23 JUN 2007
44 49.64 Debbie Dunn 26 MAR 1978 USA USA 1 Des Moines, IA 26 JUN 2010
48 49.65 Natalya Nazarova 26 MAY 1979 RUS RUS 1 Tula, RUS 31 JUL 2004
48 49.65 Nicola Sanders 23 JUN 1982 GBR GBR 2 Osaka (Nagai Stadium) 29 AUG 2007
50 49.66 Christina Brehmer-Lathan 28 FEB 1958 GDR GDR 3 Moskva 28 JUL 1980
50 49.66 Lillie Leatherwood 6 JUL 1964 USA USA 1 New York, NY 15 JUN 1991
52 49.67 Sandra Myers 9 JAN 1961 ESP ESP 1 Oslo 06 JUL 1991
53 49.72 Tatyana Firova 10 OCT 1982 RUS RUS 3 Cheboksary 05 JUL 2012
54 49.74 Anja Rücker 20 DEC 1972 GER GER 2 Sevilla 26 AUG 1999
55 49.75 Gaby Bussmann 8 OCT 1959 FRG FRG 4 Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 10 AUG 1983
56 49.77 Olga Kotlyarova 12 APR 1976 RUS RUS 3 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 02 JUL 2004
57 49.79 Sandie Richards 6 NOV 1968 JAM JAM 2 Athína 04 AUG 1997
57 49.79 Donna Fraser 7 NOV 1972 GBR GBR 4 Sydney 25 SEP 2000
59 49.80 Svetlana Pospelova 24 DEC 1979 RUS RUS 1 Tula, RUS 11 JUL 2005
59 49.80 Kseniya Ryzhova 19 APR 1987 RUS RUS 1h1 Cheboksary 24 JUN 2013
61 49.81 Yuqin Ma 11 SEP 1972 CHN CHN 1 Beijing 11 SEP 1993
62 49.84 Diane Dixon 23 SEP 1964 USA USA 3sf1 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 25 SEP 1988
62 49.84 Natasha Hastings 23 JUL 1986 USA USA 2 Indianapolis, IN 23 JUN 2007
62 49.84 Rosemarie Whyte 8 SEP 1986 JAM JAM 2 London (CP) 06 AUG 2011
65 49.85 Natalya Antyukh 26 JUN 1981 RUS RUS 2 Tula, RUS 31 JUL 2004
66 49.86 Amy Mbacke Thiam 10 NOV 1976 SEN SEN 1 Edmonton 07 AUG 2001
67 49.87 Denean Howard-Hill 5 OCT 1964 USA USA 4sf1 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 25 SEP 1988
67 49.87 LaTasha Colander 23 AUG 1976 USA USA 1 Sacramento, CA 16 JUL 2000
69 49.88 Ionela Târlea 9 FEB 1976 ROU ROU 1 Palma de Mallorca 12 JUL 1999
70 49.89 Irina Privalova 22 NOV 1968 RUS RUS 1 Moskva 30 JUL 1993
71 49.91 Marita Payne-Wiggins 7 OCT 1960 CAN CAN 4 Los Angeles (Memorial Coliseum) 06 AUG 1984
71 49.91 Jillian Richardson 10 MAR 1965 CAN CAN 5sf1 Seoul (Olympic Stadium) 25 SEP 1988
73 49.92 Kseniya Ustalova 14 JAN 1988 RUS RUS 2 Barcelona (O) 30 JUL 2010
73 49.92 Stephenie Ann McPherson 25 NOV 1988 JAM JAM 2 Monaco (Stade Louis II) 19 JUL 2013
75 49.96 Monique Henderson 18 FEB 1983 USA USA 3 Carson, CA 25 JUN 2005
76 49.98 Tatyana Alekseyeva 7 OCT 1963 RUS RUS 1 Tula, RUS 08 JUL 1997
77 49.99 Pam Marshall 16 AUG 1960 USA USA 1 Los Angeles (Westwood), CA 17 MAY 1986
77 49.99 Tatyana Veshkurova 23 SEP 1981 RUS RUS 2 Tula, RUS 16 JUL 2006
79 50.01 Jing Li 14 FEB 1980 CHN CHN 1 Shanghai 18 OCT 1997
80 50.03 Gesine Walther 6 OCT 1962 GDR GDR 2 Jena 13 MAY 1984
80 50.03 Courtney Okolo 15 MAR 1994 USA USA 1 Lubbock, TX 18 MAY 2014
82 50.05 Maicel Malone-Wallace 12 JUN 1969 USA USA 1 Lausanne 06 JUL 1994
82 50.05 Heide Seyerling 19 AUG 1976 RSA RSA 6 Sydney 25 SEP 2000
84 50.06 Rochelle Stevens 8 SEP 1966 USA USA 1sf2 New Orleans, LA 22 JUN 1992
85 50.07 Irina Nazarova 31 JUL 1957 URS URS 4 Moskva 28 JUL 1980
85 50.07 Kirsten Siemon-Emmelmann 19 APR 1961 GDR GDR 2 Berlin 23 AUG 1985
87 50.09 Christine Amertil 18 AUG 1979 BAH BAH 2 Yokohama 19 SEP 2005
88 50.11 Juliet Campbell 17 MAR 1970 JAM JAM 1 Kingston, JAM 03 JUL 1993
88 50.11 Michelle Collins 12 FEB 1971 USA USA 2 Osaka 13 MAY 2000
90 50.12 A Myrtle Simpson-Bothma 18 FEB 1964 RSA RSA 1 Germiston 11 APR 1986
91 50.14 Riitta Salin 16 OCT 1950 FIN FIN 1 Roma 04 SEP 1974
92 50.15 Ellen Streidt 27 JUL 1952 GDR GDR 2 Berlin 10 JUL 1976
92 50.15 Olesya Zykina 7 OCT 1980 RUS RUS 1r1 Tula, RUS 13 JUL 2001